WWI Exhibit Planned

In 2018, CJHS will recall the service of central Ohio Jewish WWI veterans with an exhibit “Letters Home: Central Ohio Jews in WWI.”

We are putting out a call for any photos or memorabilia and especially LETTERS related to this service. Please contact our office if you can help.

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Date 2018

LocationHistorical Collection, 1175 College Avenue.


SAVE THE DATE Letters Home: Jewish Columbus in World War One

CJHS will premiere a brand new production “Letters Home: Jewish Columbus in WWI” as a part of our commemoration of WWI during 2018. The production will give voice to the collection of letters that CJHS holds 1918: Harry Goldberg (left) and friends from the Quartermaster Corps at Camp Sherman, Chillicothe, Ohioand shine a light on the lives of the Jewish households during wartime. Letters written back to Central Ohio throughout the war will be featured in this play, which will be directed by John Stefano.

Date Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

LocationRoth-Resler Theater, Jewish Community Center - 1125 College Ave

TimeCurtain 8:00 PM